A positive rubella IgM antibody means a recent infection with rubella ( herpes virus ).
Infection of a pregnant woman with rubella, particular in the first trimester of pregnancy
, may result in a high risk of fetal infection
with severe complications. Congenital rubella
is characterized by cataracts, deafness, congenital heart disease
and other malformations that may occur singly or in combination.
In such a situation,ideal treatment is abortion.
Talk to your doctor and discuss with him/ or her.